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grievous
used in Black Like Me

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very serious; or very bad; or causing grief
  • Second, and almost more grievous, his discrimination against himself; his contempt for the blackness that he associates with his suffering; his willingness to sabotage his fellow Negroes because they are part of the blackness he has found so painful.

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